ShopRite honors longtime employees

BUSINESS. RoNetco ShopRite recognizes its longtime associates from 10-45 years at annual dinner at Perona Farms in Andover.

12 Nov 2019 | 04:09

RoNetco ShopRite associates were honored at their 31st Annual Awards Recognition Breakfast.

Perona Farms was the site of the celebration as 182 ShopRite team members were recognized for career milestones with the company. The celebration marked 5 years through 45 years of service. Representing virtually every department in the supermarkets, ShopRite Wines and Spirits, and RoNetco’s Corporate Headquarters, associates were recognized for their many years of outstanding service to ShopRite customers.

“Today we come together once again to celebrate another year of success and acknowledge another group of dedicated associates who have given their time and energy to making RoNetco a great and successful organization," Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Dominick J. Romano said.

Each celebrant received a gold pin and those celebrating anniversaries from 10 to 45 years (in five-year increments) also received a commemorative gift.

Eleven associates were inducted into the Quarter Century Club, celebrating 25 years of service, bringing the total inductees to 282; nine were honored for 30 years of service, two for 35 years, eight associates celebrated 40 year milestones with the company; and eight were also honored for their 45th anniversaries.

“We have heard amazing stories from the people in this room about friends, coworkers, and customers that make us realize how special RoNetco truly is," Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David Romano said. "You have all shown that you care deeply for one another and the memories you share throughout your years with our company. We live here, we work here, and we give back here."